Recon High-Yield Topics

Number of times each topic has been tested on the OITE exam since 2004.

# Topic Questions
1 Wear & Osteolysis Basic Science 23
2 Prosthetic Joint Infection 20
3 THA Periprosthetic Fracture 19
4 THA Dislocation 15
5 TKA Sagittal Plane Balancing 14
6 TKA Patellofemoral Alignment 12
7 THA Revision 12
8 THA Stability Techniques 11
9 Unicompartmental Knee Replacement 11
10 THA Prosthesis Design 10
11 THA Other Complications 9
12 THA Sciatic Nerve Palsy 9
13 Hip Osteonecrosis 9
14 TKA Periprosthetic Fracture 8
15 TKA Prosthesis Design 8
16 Knee Osteoarthritis 8
17 TKA Revision 7
18 Catastrophic Wear & PE Sterilization 7
19 THA Implant Fixation 4
20 Hip Resurfacing 4
21 TKA Peroneal Nerve Palsy 4
22 TKA Instability 3
23 TKA Stiffness 3
24 THA Templating 3
25 Hip Biomechanics 3
26 THA Leg Length Discrepancy 3
27 TKA Rehabilitation 3
28 THA Acetabular Screw Fixation 3
29 TKA Approaches 3
30 TKA Coronal Plane Balancing 3
31 TKA in Patella Baja (Infera) 2
32 TKA Axial Alignment 2
33 Hip Osteoarthritis 2
34 THA Approaches 2
35 Knee Biomechanics 2
36 THA Rehabilitation 2
37 THA Aseptic Loosening 2
38 TKA Extensor Mechanism Rupture 2
39 THA Iliopsoas Impingement 2
40 TKA Patellar Prosthesis Loosening 1
41 TKA Heterotopic Ossification 1
42 TKA Vascular Injury and Bleeding 1
43 TKA Wound Complications 1
44 Hip Arthrodesis 1
45 Patellar Clunk Syndrome 1
46 Adult Dysplasia of the Hip 1
47 High Tibial Osteotomy 1